CoEPP News & Events

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 10.15 AM

A new stage of operation of the SuperKEKB electron-positron collider, with a brand new positron damping ring and the Belle II detector. Electron and positron beams will soon begin colliding soon for the first time in 8 years, since the previous KEKB collider ceased its operations in 2010.


Dr Graham White
Mon, 12 Mar 2018 3.45 PM

The 2017 Robert Street Doctoral Prize in Physics will be awarded to Dr Graham White for his PhD thesis entitled 'Aspects of particle cosmology with an emphasis on baryogenesis'. 

Thu, 9 Nov 2017 9.45 AM

ICFA supports 250-GeV International Linear Collider and encourages its realisation

Thu, 31 Aug 2017 11.00 AM

At the August meeting of the International Committee for Future Accelerators (ICFA) in Guangzhou, China, Professor Geoffrey Taylor was unanimously elected to the role to of ICFA Chair.

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 10.30 AM

The award recognises achievement in research and outstanding leadership.

Physics News

When Stephen Hawking postulated in the mid-1970s that black holes leak radiation, slowly dissolving like aspirin in a glass of water, he overturned a core tenet of the Universe.

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On 26 February, the Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, Peter Cosgrove met with Fabiola Gianotti and Geoff Taylor at CERN.

Advanced linear-accelerator (linac) technology developed at CERN and elsewhere will be used to develop a new generation of compact X-ray free-electron lasers (XFELs)

How much CERN costs to run measured in cappucinos, and other facts you might have missed...

The super-B factory under construction at Japan’s KEK laboratory seeks to reveal new weak interactions in the flavour sector and discover new strongly interacting particles, describe Tom Browder, Toru Iijima, Katsunobu Oide and Phillip Urquijo.